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5HT(3) antagonism abolishes the emotion potentiated startle effect in humans.

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RATIONALE: The serotonergic system has been implicated in emotional processing in animals and humans. Although the contribution of different receptor subtypes has been hypothesised, there have been few direct tests of this in human subjects. OBJECTIVES: The current study aimed to explore the involvement of the serotonin type 3 (5HT3) receptor subtype in a battery of emotional processing tasks previously found to be sensitive to SSRI administration. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Healthy volunteers we...

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10.1007/s00213-006-0337-z

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Journal:
Psychopharmacology
Volume:
186
Issue:
1
Pages:
18-24
Publication date:
2006-05-05
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EISSN:
1432-2072
ISSN:
0033-3158
URN:
uuid:80f10104-dab7-40d1-875a-44a304c83798
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98057
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pubs:98057

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